American Diner Museum The One and Only ..
By the Way online 'zine edition of Randy Garbin's print
periodical chronicling classic Diners and roadside nostalgia.
- Classic Diner Art the fabulous photorealist paintings
of vintage Diners by New York artist John Baeder.
Diner City Ron Saari's labor of love and years to
document and photograph America's classic Diners.
The Diner Show Diner Phil's weekday morning
radio show broadcasts live from the classic
Shawmut Diner in New Bedford, MA.
Doo Wop Prervation League
an organization celebrating
the popular culture and imagery of the 1950's & 60's and
urging preservation of the largest surviving collection of
Doo Wop architecture found in the United States (NJ).
DriveinMovie.com Focalpoint on the Internet for Drive-in
movies; an extensive guide to those other vestiges of waning
Americana - the last remaining Drive-ins of North America.
- HiwayDrivein.com The Drive-in movie theatre nearest to us
is a three-screen classic, well-maintained, and is .. essentially,
the Drive-in as you remember it (but if you have no Drive-in
memories, go and make some!); about 20 minutes northwest.
Motel Americana long lost cousins to the classic American
diner in the extended family of retro roadside attractions.
Primarily Petroliana more nostalgic roadside Americana ..
complete the tour with a reminisce to retro petrol stations.
- Rockland Astronomy Club
and speaking of connecting with
The Past .. the vicinity of the Taghkanic Diner is great for
some really old fashioned NightLife - Taghkanic State Park
(entrance to the park is 1.5 miles south of Taghkanic Diner)
is one of 5 NightSky observing locations sanctioned by RAC.
There is a Clear-Sky Calculator for Lake Taghkanic Park
on the web, not easy to interpret at first glance, but useful
for calculating the best times to view the sky above the park.
Tiki Bars Reviewed Tiki may be taky, but it's very retro,
and Jim Teitelbaum chronicles the remaining taky Tiki Bars.
Society for Commercial Archaeology Formed in 1977,
the SCA is the oldest national organization devoted to the
buildings, artifacts, structures, signs, and the symbols of
America's 20th-century commercial landscape.